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Friends for Youth, Watkins, Colorado

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Address: 28101 E. Quincy Ave.
Watkins, Colorado  80137  
United States
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 175
Number of People Being Served: 350
EIN: 74-2542587
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Mission Statement


Our mission is to support Positive Youth Development for at-risk youth in the Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare systems by providing caring adult mentors, life-enriching experiences and enhanced community connections resulting in successful life transitions.

Description


Through positive relationships with adult mentors and pro-social activities, Friends for Youth connects youth with healthy community relationships that provide protective factors for problems at school, substance abuse, negative peer relationships and delinquent behavior.

Through positive relationships with adult mentors and pro-social activities, Friends for Youth connects youth with healthy community relationships that provide protective factors for problems at school, substance abuse, negative peer relationships and delinquent behavior.

Mission Statement: Our mission is to support Positive Youth Development for at-risk youth in the Juvenile Justice and Child Welfare systems by providing caring adult mentors, life-enriching experiences and enhanced community connections resulting in successful life transitions.

Organizational Statement of Faith


Our goal is to divert high-risk youth from entering or journeying further into the juvenile justice system by mentoring through friendship in the Spirit of Christ.


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None


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Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes

Types of Opportunities:


Primary Opportunity Types:
Local Volunteer Opportunities

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